Premagan

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Premagan Information

Premagan is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet, Syrup, Injection. It is typically used for the treatment of Nausea and Vomiting. Other than this, Premagan has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Premagan depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Premagan as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Premagan are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

It is also important to note that Premagan has a Moderate effect for pregnant women and Moderate effect on lactating mothers. It is important to know if Premagan has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Premagan related warnings section.

Premagan is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Heart Disease, Asthma as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Premagan have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug interactions for Premagan have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Premagan is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Premagan Benefits & Uses

Premagan is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Premagan Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Allergy
  • Before or After Meal: Before meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 12.5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: dose should be given at bedtime
Geriatric
  • Disease: Allergy
  • Before or After Meal: Before meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 12.5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: dose should be given at bedtime
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Allergy
  • Before or After Meal: Before meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 12.5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: dose should be given at bedtime
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Allergy
  • Before or After Meal: Before meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 12.5 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: dose should be given at bedtime


Premagan Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Premagan is used -

Severe

  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Seizures (uncontrollable jerking of limbs)
  • Tremor

Moderate

Mild

  • Injection Site Allergic Reaction

Premagan Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Premagan safe for pregnant women?


    Premagan can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Premagan right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Premagan safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Premagan. Immediately discontinue Premagan if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Premagan on the Kidneys?


    There are no side effects of Premagan on the kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Premagan on the Liver?


    Side effects of Premagan rarely affect the liver.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Premagan on the Heart?


    Side effects of Premagan rarely affect the heart.

    Mild


Severe Interaction of Premagan with Other Drugs

Premagan should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Premagan Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Premagan unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Premagan

  • Is this Premagan habit forming or addictive?


    Premagan is not addictive in nature.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Premagan. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but consume Premagan only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    Yes, Premagan is useful in treating mental disorders.

    Yes

Premagan Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Premagan


    Taking Premagan with food does not harm your health.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Premagan


    Consumption of alcohol and Premagan together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Premagan

Question almost 4 years ago

Is Premagan given with codeine?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

Yes, Premagan comes in combination with codeine. The combination is used to relieve the runny or stuffy nose, sneezing and other symptoms caused by an allergy or a common cold. Premagan acts as an antihistamine agent by working against histamine released by the body. Histamine is responsible for symptoms like itching, watery eyes, runny nose, etc. Codeine, on the other hand, is a narcotic. It acts as a pain relieving agent by working on the central nervous system. 

Question almost 4 years ago

Is it safe to take Premagan?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

Yes, Premagan can be used safely for the treatment of nausea, cold, allergy, etc., for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. However, in some people, it may cause some side effects like drowsiness, dry mouth, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, etc. In the event of a side effect, one must speak to a doctor immediately. 

Question almost 4 years ago

How to take Premagan?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Premagan is available in the form of injectable, tablets and syrups to be taken orally, as a suppository to be taken rectally. When taken for treating allergies, it is taken 1 to 4 times a day usually before meals or at bedtime. When used for treating cold, it is taken every 4 to 6 hours. When used for treating motion sickness, it is taken 30 to 60 minutes before travel and again after 8 to 10 hours if required. Premagan might also be taken at bedtime before surgery to feel relaxed and sleep properly. The suppositories are meant for rectal use. Do not use them in any other body cavity. If using Premagan liquid, avoid using a household spoon and use the measuring cup that is dispensed with the syrup. The Premagan should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

Question about 3 years ago

Can I take Premagan with metronidazole?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

Premagan is usually not prescribed with metronidazole, however, in some cases, these medicines may be prescribed together and then your doctor may change the dose and dosing schedule of one or both of the medicines.

Question over 3 years ago

Does Premagan cause dry mouth?

Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Yes, antipsychotics like Premagan exert anticholinergic effects and as a result, dry mouth is one of the adverse reactions. Some of the additional anticholinergic effects are constipation, urinary retention, and blurred vision. If any of these effects present, it is important that you talk to your doctor immediately.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Phenergan (promethazine HCI)



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